Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘Observing my own children as toddlers, I was in awe of the adventurousness and efficiency of their learning.’
- ‘I think the problem was a lack of adventurousness on the part of the so-called independent studios.’
- ‘As a rule, people do not leave their homes on a whim or out of adventurousness.’
- ‘He lacks the adventurousness of others known for similar roles, appearing stuffy, staid, and stoic by comparison.’
- ‘She brought absolute mastery and compelling musical adventurousness to one of the most difficult works in the repertoire.’
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, discover surprising and intriguing language facts from around the globe.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.